Thanks for the Memories!

by Kim on March 31, 2014

KimProfile 798After 6 years of working to preserve family photos, slides, videos and stories for our customers, Picture This! is closing it’s doors to pursue an adventure in Europe. “Indeed, we need to stop and preserve our family stories and photos,” says Kim, “but sometimes we need to focus on creating new family stories as well.” Kim is looking forward to documenting her travels and experiences in a blog Have Love – Will Travel.

Highlights of our 6 years:

• We have archived over 500,000 images
• 650 families have taken the step to archive their family memories.
• Several of our customers digitized their audio tape “letters” to home from their Vietnam war years.
• We have traveled the world with you – on your own planes, on your boats, on your bicycle and on foot. You inspire us!
• You shared your stories with us and preserved them for your family as well.
• What have we learned? That MANY of you know Willie Nelson, own oil wells, and are blessed immensely by the love of your families.

“It has been a privilege to work with you as you archive your family histories over these last six years. Your families and your stories have enriched my life. Thank you so much for allowing me to be entrusted with all of your family memories. It has been an immense pleasure to work with all of you.” ~Kim

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